Agent Name

1,3-Hexadiene

CAS Number

592-48-3

Formula

C6-H10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hexa-1,3-diene; [ChemIDplus] 1,3-Hexadiene, mixture of cis and trans; [Aldrich MSDS] UN2458

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Explosive mixtures can be produced with air; Highly flammable; An irritant; [Aldrich MSDS] See "1,4-Hexadiene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hexadiene."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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